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The Resource Natural histories : extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, edited by Tom Baione

Natural histories : extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, edited by Tom Baione

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Natural histories : extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
Title
Natural histories
Title remainder
extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Baione
Title variation
American Museum of Natural History natural histories
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Highlights 40 masterworks of illustrated scientific art from the Rare Book Collection of the American Museum of Natural History
Dewey number
016.508
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  • Baione, Tom
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • American Museum of Natural History
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  • American Museum of Natural History
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • Natural history
  • Illustrated books
  • Rare books
  • Natural history
  • Illustrated books
  • Rare books
Label
Natural histories : extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, edited by Tom Baione
Instantiates
Publication
Note
At head of title: American Museum of Natural History
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Contents
The first animal book / Richard Ellis, First glimpses of a new world / David Hurst Thomas, The Uranometria star atlas / Michael Shara, Flora, fauna, and fifangha : Madagascar by Flacourt / Alex de Voogt, On the strangeness of Hooke's Micrographia / David Kohn, The buyer's guide to India, circa 1678 / George E. Harlow, Made Merian / Paula Schrynemakers, The apothecary's cabinet / Robert S. Voss, Louis Renard and his book of extraordinary creatures / Mai Qaraman Reitmeyer, Rosel von Rosenhof and his Natural history of frogs / Darrel Frost - Knorr's fossil treasures from the Solnhofen, Neil H. Landman, Martini and Chemnitz's Iconographic encyclopedia of mollusks / Louise M. Crowley, Moses Harris : naturalist and artist / David Grimaldi
Control code
000053330032
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Hardcover edition.
Extent
xi, 163 pages
Isbn
9781454912149
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)
Label
Natural histories : extraordinary rare book selections from the American Museum of Natural History Library, edited by Tom Baione
Publication
Note
At head of title: American Museum of Natural History
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 161-162) and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • cartographic image
  • text
  • still image
Contents
The first animal book / Richard Ellis, First glimpses of a new world / David Hurst Thomas, The Uranometria star atlas / Michael Shara, Flora, fauna, and fifangha : Madagascar by Flacourt / Alex de Voogt, On the strangeness of Hooke's Micrographia / David Kohn, The buyer's guide to India, circa 1678 / George E. Harlow, Made Merian / Paula Schrynemakers, The apothecary's cabinet / Robert S. Voss, Louis Renard and his book of extraordinary creatures / Mai Qaraman Reitmeyer, Rosel von Rosenhof and his Natural history of frogs / Darrel Frost - Knorr's fossil treasures from the Solnhofen, Neil H. Landman, Martini and Chemnitz's Iconographic encyclopedia of mollusks / Louise M. Crowley, Moses Harris : naturalist and artist / David Grimaldi
Control code
000053330032
Dimensions
29 cm.
Edition
Hardcover edition.
Extent
xi, 163 pages
Isbn
9781454912149
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), maps (some color)

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